Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Paducah KY
120 PM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Central Pulaski County in southern Illinois...
  Northern Ballard County in western Kentucky...

* Until 200 PM CST

* At 119 PM CST, a severe thunderstorm was located near Mounds, or 10
  miles north of Cairo, moving east at 50 mph.

  HAZARD...70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to
           mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.

* Locations impacted include...
  Mounds, Karnak, Olmsted, New Grand Chain and Pulaski.


For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a

To report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement
agency. They will send your report to the National Weather Service
office in Paducah.

Intense thunderstorm lines can produce brief tornadoes and widespread
significant wind damage. Although a tornado is not immediately
likely, it is best to move to an interior room on the lowest floor of
a building. This storm may cause serious injury and significant
property damage.

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature`s leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.


LAT...LON 3719 8926 3730 8898 3730 8893 3723 8893
      3723 8894 3722 8893 3714 8890 3710 8921
TIME...MOT...LOC 1919Z 251DEG 42KT 3715 8918



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